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Intracranial cystic meningioma.

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Author(s): Radhakrishnan V | Saraswathy A | Nair S | Rout D

Journal: Indian Journal of Cancer
ISSN 0019-509X

Volume: 28;
Issue: 4;
Start page: 213;
Date: 1991;

Keywords: Adult | Astrocytoma | diagnosis | pathology | Diagnosis | Differential | Female | Human | Male | Meningeal Neoplasms | diagnosis | pathology

ABSTRACT
Two cases of intracranial cystic meningiomas are reported. Neuroradiological and intraoperative diagnoses in both cases were cystic astrocytoma. However routine biopsy during the intra-operative period and an accurate interpretation during frozen-section will establish the diagnosis of cystic meningioma. Complete excision of cyst wall of the meningioma during the surgery will minimise the incidence of recurrence of these benign tumours.
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